The Women’s Cell, St. Anthony’s College was started in the month of July in the year 2009.


  • The Principal, Vice Principal and some senior male teachers as advisors
  • All female staff members – teaching and non-teaching
  • Female student representatives from UG and PG sections


  • Sensitize students on serious gender issues,
  • Generate awareness of burning social issues for ensuring holistic education of students,
  • Educate, empower and devise preventive measures for the prevention of gender bias and sexual harassment of students

Programmes Conducted:

  • Panel Discussion on “Women – A Value Concept” in 2010
  • A Seminar entitled “The Environment and Us – A Synergy” in 2011
  • A meeting on “Women’s Health – Physical, Mental and Working Capabilities “ in 2012

Women’s Cell and Anthonians:

  • We invite every student to associate with the Women’s Cell and participate whole-heartedly and willingly in the programmes organized by the Cell.
  • Share your concerns about issues (gender related or otherwise) affecting you within or outside the college premises with any member of the Women’s Cell.
  • We reiterate that The Women’s Cell is at the service of EACH AND EVERY student of St. Anthony’s College, Shillong